GET MOVING OVER THE HOLIDAYS with Crow Wing Energized

Do you love the holidays, but struggle with keeping on track with your physical activity? Or maybe you just want to start your New Year resolutions early by being more active? Commit to run, walk, or move a mile every day, get active and enjoy a personal reward. The...

What Poverty Does to the Young Brain

BY MADELINE OSTRANDER   For a growing child, deprivation and stress can become a kind of neurotoxin. The brain’s foundation, frame, and walls are built in the womb. As an embryo grows into a fetus, some of its dividing cells turn into neurons, arranging...

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Mentoring a child is simpler than you think

There are all kinds of ways that a caring adult can make a difference in the life of a child. With a little bit of effort and patience, you too can mentor a young person. October 15, 2012 – Author: Lisa Bottomley, Michigan State University Extension Since the...